Off-Track Betting: Resource Guide

Drucker Apps rounds out this conversation with resources that will help you continue to explore the questions raised and discover how you can move from ideas to action.

  • Did you know that there are Drucker Societies around the world now delivering presentations on “The Responsibility Gap”? Find out how you can join Drucker Society volunteers who are using Drucker’s core insights to discuss the vital importance of responsibility in today’s interconnected world.
  • Learn more about the complex nature of derivatives from Michael Greenberger, law professor and former official at the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission in his chapter of the report Make Markets be Markets. A shorter version appeared in The American Prospect.

Further Drucker Reading

To read more from Peter Drucker on business and social purpose, check out:

Managing in the Next Society (Elsevier, 2002), especially Chapter 9: Financial Services: Innovate or Die

Management: Tasks, Responsibilities, Practices (Harper and Row, 1973), especially Chapter 7: Business Purpose and Business Mission

“Big Business and the National Purpose”– an essay from The Harvard Business Review, March-April 1962